Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - Tyrrhenian Sea, 22 km northwest of Mesina, Province of Messina, Sicily, Italy, on Friday, July 9, 2021 at 13:14 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 113 km depth
9 Jul 13:28 UTC: First to report: INGV after 14 minutes.
Depth: 113.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.3495°N / 15.4057°E↗ (Tyrrhenian Sea, Italy)
Antipode: 38.35°S / 164.594°W↗
Nearest volcano: Vulcano (39 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) NW of Policara (pop: 43) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) N of Spadafora (pop: 4,550) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) NE of Milazzo (Province of Messina) (pop: 31,800) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (13 mi) NW of Mesina (pop: 219,900) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) NW of Villa San Giovanni (Provincia di Reggio Calabria) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) NE of Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto (Provincia di Messina) (pop: 34,600) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) NW of Reggio Calabria (pop: 169,100) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) W of Palmi (Provincia di Reggio Calabria) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) W of Gioia Tauro (Provincia di Reggio Calabria) (pop: 18,800) --> See nearby quakes!
465 km (289 mi) SSE of loma (pop: 2,318,900) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) ESE of Lipari Island (pop: 12,700) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) E of Vulcano Island (pop: 715) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INGV (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.2||113 km||Italy: Costa Siciliana Nord-orientale (Messina)||INGV|
|2.2||113 km||SICILY, ITALY||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.2, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.